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Greeve households in mid-19th century Ireland

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See below for a parish-by-parish breakdown of household numbers in each county (paying).

Greeve households in each county in the Primary Valuation property survey of 1847-64.


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Derry 7    

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Greaves: fairly rare: Ulster generally and Dublin. Ir. de Gréibh. English, 17 cent. See Greeves.
Greeves: Quite numerous: Belfast, Down. Ir. de Gréibh. English, 17 cent. SI.
Grieve: mod.nos,: Belfast area etc. Ir. de Gréibh. The 17 cent version of the English name Greeve. The complicated derivation is discussed by MacLysaght in Surnames of Ireland.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Greaves 15
Greeve 7
Greeves 8
Grieve 6
Grieves 4


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Greves
Grevys
Grives


SECOND SURNAME


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